Film Events

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 2:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

a series of programs for adults, including films, educational talks, craft projects and more!

Girl Rising
Wed, 04/29/2015 - 5:30pm
Central Library

, Meeting Rooms 301 & 302

The Wisconsin Collaborative Education Research Network (The Network) presents a screening of the film Girl Rising, a documentary that explores the lives of nine girls from around the world who demonstrate the strength of human spirit and the power of education to impact world change.

A brief reception precedes the 6pm screening, with light refreshments and hors d'oeuvres. Following the film, a panel of representatives...

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

Come to Pinney and see a new release or other feature film on in HD on our big screen. Lights refreshments will be provided by the Friends of Pinney Library.

There is room for 50 guests and seating will be on a first come first serve basis.

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 6:45pm
Alicia Ashman Library

Every other Friday night, the Friends of Ashman Library sponsors our Best of the Fest film series. Award-winning feature, documentary, independent, and foreign films are shown, refreshments are served -- all of our equipment and film purchases are paid for by the Friends. Please show your support and attend their book sale. Thank you!

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 2:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

a series of programs for adults, including films, educational talks, craft projects and more!

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 6:30pm
Central Library

, Meeting Room 302

The Limits of Control is a 2009 American film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, starring Isaach De Bankolé as a lone wolf assassin, carrying out a job in Spain. Jarmusch's films are mysterious without being obscure and are carefully patterned and sometimes linear stories of journeys of discovery.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEhxtJfrwIU

Nisekoi cover art
Fri, 05/08/2015 - 6:45pm
Alicia Ashman Library

10 years ago, Raku made a secret promise with a girl he met that they would "get married when they reunite." Since then, he never let go of the pendant she gave him...

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Like any average high school student, Raku lives with FAMILY pressures... Unlike most teenagers, he's the sole heir to the head of a Yakuza Family.

One day, a beautiful girl named Chitoge transfers into Raku's class. Their chemistry was more than off. Not a...

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 2:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

a series of programs for adults, including films, educational talks, craft projects and more!

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

Blockbusters of Summers Past is a new film series presented by Pinney Library. Please join us as we screen six summer blockbusters from the 70's and 80's.

May 12 - JAWS (PG)
June 9 - TOP GUN (PG)
June 27 - BIG (PG)
July 14 - DIE HARD (R)
July 25 - THE KARATE KID (PG)
August 11 - BATMAN (PG-13)

Lights refreshments will be provided by the Friends of Pinney Library.
There is room for 50 guests and seating will be on a first come first serve basis....

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 6:30pm
Central Library

, Meeting Room 302

Join Central Cinema for the screening of Food for Thought, Food for Life. “We want our food fast, convenient and cheap, but at what cost? As farms become supersized our environment suffers and so does the quality of our food. Food for Thought, Food for Life wants to start a revolution in the food system. This film is a conversation starter inspiring us to think differently about what we eat, and to make changes that will positively impact our health, our earth and our communities.” Stay...